Synonyms for icon

Synonyms for (noun) icon

Synonyms: icon, ikon

Definition: a conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church

Similar words: painting, picture

Definition: graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface

Usage: a small painting by Picasso; he bought the painting as an investment; his pictures hang in the Louvre


Synonyms: picture, icon, ikon, image

Definition: a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface

Usage: they showed us the pictures of their wedding; a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them

Similar words: representation

Definition: a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something


Synonyms: icon

Definition: (computer science) a graphic symbol (usually a simple picture) that denotes a program or a command or a data file or a concept in a graphical user interface

Similar words: symbol

Definition: an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance